Letter, Tom and Peggy

Production date
03 Jul 1942

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Letter from Tom and Peggy Madden to Bernard Madden dated 3 July June 1942.

Tom and Peggy write about reading in the news about the battle of Mersa Matruh, state that Pat Madden is in good health in Italy, Louisa Madden visiting the family in Wairoa, the arrival of their son, Brian, and an update on their other son, Peter, interactions between Peter and Moira, asking about Bill Madden and his ski course, the finishing of the Gisborne Railway Line, the weather in Wairoa, Tom being drafted into the Home Guard, beer rationing and best wishes from the family.
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Media/Materials description
Handwritten ink on paper.
Height x Width: 245 x 195mm
Subject date
Jul 1942
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gifted by Barbara Madden
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2013/65/47, 88931
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